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Long Term (4 to 6 months)

Credit Course

One of the primary features of the student exchange program is the credit course. Respective partner universities shall send inbound students to Mapúa to take certain number of units. On the other hand, Mapúa shall send students abroad in partner universities also to take certain number of units. The number of units that the exchange student will take will depend on the agreement of the home university and the host university per semester/ quarter.

Program Period
The credit course program usually lasts for about four (4) to six (6) months.


Application Form
Copy of valid passport
Certificate of enrollment from Home University
Academic Transcript/Certificate of Enrollment
Endorsement letter issued by the Office of International Affairs of the Home University
Students' Evaluation issued by Home University
Copy of TOEIC certification

Fees for Inbound Students

Waived at the Host University however, shall be paid at the Home University
Special Study Permit (SSP)
Mandated by the Philippine
Bureau of Immigration
Application form
2 pcs. 2x2 inches photo (white background)
USD130 (every 3 months)
ACR Card / Alien Card –mandated by the Philippine Bureau of Immigration
USD50 (good for 6 months)
Visa Extension
Application form
1 pc. 2x2 inches photo (white background)
USD75 /month (estimated cost)
Qualified and confirmed student shall purchase an overseas
insurance in his/her home country

Accommodation Arrangements for Inbound Students
After the selection process, the Home University through its International Affairs Office or the student himself shall inform Mapúa of their chosen accommodation. Subsequently, Mapúa shall do the final arrangement with the chosen accommodation.

For payment procedure, Mapúa shall send the bank details of the accommodation to the home university or to the student. However, the payment must be transferred directly from the student to the bank account of the chosen accommodation.

Student shall send the scanned copy of the remittance slip to Mapúa as proof of payment. Mapúa shall then forward a copy of the remittance slip together with the passport copy of the student to the accommodation administration.

Mapúa shall properly inform the accommodation administration on the arrival of the student

Accredited Accommodations
Zen Towers
(Condominum type)

Address: 1111 Natividad A. Lopez St., cor. San
Marcelino St., Ermita Manila (right across SM Manila
and Manila City Hall; walking distance to Mapua Intramuros Campus)
Tel. No.: (+632) 526-4855
Website: www.zentowers.com.ph
Rate: USD800 –USD890/month (4 to 6 persons)
Gotesco Towers
(Condominum type)

Address: 1129 Natividad Lopez St., Ermita, Manila
(near SM Manila and Manila City Hall; walking
distance to Mapua Intramuros Campus)
Tel. No.: (+632) 788-9979; (+632) 404-5599
Website: https://translate.google.com.ph/translate?hl=en&sl=ko&u=http://manilahouse.net/&prev=search
Rate: USD445/month per person
Madrigal Dormitory
(Dorm type)

Address: #4 Cabildo St., Cor. Sta. Clara St.,
Intramuros, Manila
Tel. No.: (+632) 523-3629
Website: http://www.madrigalproperties.com
Rate: USD135/ month per person
Maia Suites
(Condominium type)

Address: 1747 Nicanor Garcia Street Corner D
Oliman Street, Makati, 1210 Metro Manila
Tel. No.: (+632) 871-9884 loc. 503
Website: www.maiasuites.com
Rate: USD445 –USD556/ month (2 persons)
USD778 –USD900/ month (4 persons)

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